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Lump On Septum
Hard white lump on septum in nose. Hasn't cleared up and painful of pressure applied. If picked no liquid inside. Visible from nostril opening. What is?
Have a swollen upper lip with a blister like swelling across where the top lip and skin above it meet and also a fleshy lump in one nostril on septum?
See a dentist: It is not easy to diagnose without a clinical exam but what your describing can be a severe dental infection that has reached the floor of your nose. See a dentist immediately. ...Read more
Dr can I have very early misscarriage (5thbweek) if I have a small septum or small lump node in utres, I had 2 miscarges?
Septum: A septum is a known cause of miscarriage. Get in and see your doctor and see if this can be removed. Hope this helps and good luck! ...Read more
I have a small painful lump on the base inside my Right nostril. I have a healed septum piercing but I doubt that's the problem. The lump hurts. Help?
Lump nose/? pierce: Best to see ENT doctor or Dermatologist to evaluate and treat. ...Read more
I have a small lump in my nostril, very near the opening, on the actual nostril and not septum. It gets painful if I touch it a lot. I am worried it is cancer.
Should I be concerned about a lump/swelling in my nostril after getting hit in the nose with a car door if it is not on my septum?
Probably ok: Swelling not on the septum should resolve without treatment. ...Read more
Lump in neck itching in chest doctor said its related to deviated septum I don't believe him lump is hard like a bone in a lot of pain?
As above: These things r difficult to be judged without evaluation. It seems u do not trust u doctor, see another one for second opinion. ...Read more
6 mo feels swollen on right side below ear and side of neck. Slight discomfort. No lump. Gp&ent don't feel anything. Xray cspine ok. What can it be? Ent did say I have nasal obstruction and dev. Septum.
Second opinion: You have been seen and examined by a presumably competent and well-trained ENT specialist, and do not agree with their assessment or are dissatisfied with their findings. The thing to do is to get a second opinion. ...Read more
Nose bump: There are little lumps of fat that can appear, usually around the eyes, face, and neck. The bump needs to be looked at by your doctor to make sure it is not something more serious. A plastic surgeon can remove the lump after it is diagnosed. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have a white bump inside my left nostril on my septum I think it's been there a couple months and has recently gotten bigger. Should I be worried?
I have a small painless bump inside my right nostril which seems to be between the septum and the fleshy outer part. I do pick my nose sometimes.
3 month old bump inside nostril opposite the septum. Feels like a blister and now my nose is always congested on that side. Other side fine.
See your doctor: Or an ear, nose and throat specialist. They will be able to look at this and tell you what it is and treat you. It could be a cyst, but it needs to be examined. ...Read more
How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? It's been almost 3 wks & I have a small bump on the bridge of my nose. (Had rhino. 10 yrs ago
Swelling: Most of swelling should resolve in 3-4 weeks. May take three months. Ask your surgeon about the bump. ...Read more
How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? My nose has a small bump on the bridge that feels hard like bone. Could it be swelling?
Possibly: Followup w/your surgeon As a general rule for my patients I say that 80% of swelling is gone after 2 weeks & 90% is gone after 2 months, but really more like 6 weeks. That being said-a bump on the bridge of the nose should not be from septal surgery. The septum is in the middle of your nose & surgery to the nasal dorsum/nasal bridge is more from rhinoplasty or septorhinoplasty. F/u w ur surgeon ...Read more
Ear yanked hard 10/8.Tender bump at post opening to canal is like broken nose septum would jut into nostril. Ache. Ear lift yields old canal shape. Do?
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Divides nose: The septum is a latin word for wall and the nasal septum is the wall made if cartilage, bone and mucosa that divides tyler nose into the right and left halves. All septums are deviated but they may be deviated to the point where they can obstruct one side of the nose and block air passage as well as increase the risk of sinusitis in which case surgery may be contemplated. ...Read more
Very common: The nasal cartilage in the midline of the nose is the nasal septum. As such, it is the most common site for injury and is the structure of the mid-portion of the face that is most likely to be involved in trauma. Having a perfectly straight septum is rare. Almost everybody has had some minor or major injury to the front of his/her nose resulting in some deviation of the septal cartilage. ...Read more
Use is still: Possible. Neti pots can reduce nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head ; pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly ; spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in am ; pm. ...Read more